Fox Movie Channel


Fox Movie Channel

Infobox_TV_channel
name=Fox Movie Channel
logofile=Fox_Movie_Ch.png logoalt=
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slogan=
launch=October 31, 1994
owner= Fox Entertainment Group| headquarters= Los Angeles, California, USA
former names=fXM (until 2000)
sister names=Fox, Fox Sports Net, Fox Reality
web= [http://www.foxmoviechannel.com/ foxmoviechannel.com]
terr avail=Not Available
sat serv 1=DirecTV
sat chan 1=Channel 258
Channel 1258 (VOD)
sat serv 2=Dish Network
sat chan 2=Channel 133
cable serv 1 = Available on most cable systems
cable chan 1 = Check local listings
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Fox Movie Channel, formerly fXM, is a television channel that concentrates on showing movies uncut and commercial-free. Fox Movie Channel mostly shows movies from 20th Century Fox's library from the mid-1930s to the 1990s, including some television movies. Both pan and scan and widescreen versions are shown whenever both versions are available. All films shown on Fox Movie Channel are uncut and unedited. Original programming consists primarily of commentary about the movies.

The channel was launched on October 31, 1994 as "fXM - Movies from Fox". On March 1, 2000 the name was changed to Fox Movie Channel. FMC's primary competitor is Time Warner's Turner Classic Movies and Metro Goldwyn Mayer's MGM HD, which mostly shows movies from the MGM, RKO and Warner Brothers libraries. The program schedule once consisted almost entirely of older, classic 20th Century Fox films. However, that has lately changed and the older movies are shown in the daytime, while the more recent ones are shown on prime time.FOX Movie Channel is avalible in Arabic it has aired in 1st of May 2008.

ee also

* List of DirecTV channels
* List of Dish Network channels

External links

* [http://www.foxmoviechannel.com/ Official Site]


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